Weather Advisories

Santa Fe College Will Be Open Friday, Nov. 13 for All Normal College Operations

November 12, 2020 – Santa Fe College will be open Friday, Nov.13, for all student instruction and services and will resume all normal college operations. The college announced it would be closed Thursday in advance of Tropical Storm Eta. The storm passed over the SF service district of Alachua and Bradford counties in the early … Continue reading Santa Fe College Will Be Open Friday, Nov. 13 for All Normal College Operations

Message from SF President Broadie – SF Closed Thursday

November 11, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D. announced that the college will be closed Thursday, Nov. 12. Below is his statement to the college community. Dear Santa Fe Family,   The safety of our students, faculty and staff is our primary concern. Therefore, due to the approach of Hurricane Eta, Santa … Continue reading Message from SF President Broadie – SF Closed Thursday

Eta Now a Hurricane – SF Emergency Management Team Meeting This Morning

November 11, 2020 – 10:04 a.m. – Eta has gained strength and become a hurricane. The storm is currently expected to weaken before making landfall on Florida’s west coast, but the storm is expected to have some impact on the Santa Fe College service district of Alachua and Bradford counties early Thursday morning. Currently, as … Continue reading Eta Now a Hurricane – SF Emergency Management Team Meeting This Morning

Strong Thunderstorms Possible Through the Weekend

August 21, 2020 – The administration and emergency management at Santa Fe College are monitoring the weather over the weekend and into the first week of classes for the fall term. The National Weather Service is calling for the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms, especially through Saturday afternoon. The storms could include heavy rains, … Continue reading Strong Thunderstorms Possible Through the Weekend

Tropical Storm Isaias Weakens as it Approaches Florida Peninsula

August 2, 2020 – Santa Fe College administration and the SF Emergency Management team met throughout the weekend tracking Tropical Storm Isaias to see what impacts it may have on the Santa Fe College service district of Alachua and Bradford counties. At the 8 a.m. Sunday advisory, the National Hurricane Center is reporting that Isaias is located … Continue reading Tropical Storm Isaias Weakens as it Approaches Florida Peninsula

The tracking map of Tropical Storm Isaias, as of 8 a.m. Friday, July 31.

Hurricane Isaias Tracks Toward East, Rain and Wind Possible for SF Service District

July 31, 2020 – Santa Fe College administration and the SF Emergency Management team are continuing to follow the track of Hurricane Isaias as its track heads toward the Florida peninsula. At the 8 a.m. Friday advisory, the National Hurricane Center is reporting that Isaias has sustained winds of 80 mph and is moving northwest … Continue reading Hurricane Isaias Tracks Toward East, Rain and Wind Possible for SF Service District

The tracking map of Tropical Storm Isaias, as of 8 a.m. Thursday, July 30.

Santa Fe College is Monitoring the Track of Tropical Storm Isaias

July 30, 2020 – Tropical Storm Isaias became the ninth named storm of the 2020 hurricane season Wednesday evening. As of 8 a.m. Thursday, the National Hurricane Center is reporting that Isaias has sustained winds of 60 mph and is moving northwest at 20 mph. For the Santa Fe College service district, wind and rain … Continue reading Santa Fe College is Monitoring the Track of Tropical Storm Isaias

National Weather Service Alert showing an enhanced risk of storms for the SF service district Thursday into Friday

Severe Weather Alert for Thursday and Friday

April 22, 2020 – The National Weather Service – Jacksonville is reporting an enhanced risk of severe weather Thursday into Friday across North Central Florida. Santa Fe College’s service district of Alachua and Bradford counties can expect between 2-3 inches of rain with areas of localized flooding. The storms are expected to arrive in the … Continue reading Severe Weather Alert for Thursday and Friday

National Weather Service maps showing heavy rains over North Central Florida Tuesday and Wednesday April 14-15

National Weather Service Calling for Heavy Rains Through Wednesday

April 14, 2020 – The National Weather Service Jacksonville is calling for heavy rains through Wednesday in the Santa Fe College service district. One to three inches of rain is expected across the region with heavy, potentially flooding rainfall possible. Some of the storm squalls may also bring gusty winds as the storm system that … Continue reading National Weather Service Calling for Heavy Rains Through Wednesday

Possible Severe Weather Monday in SF Service District

April 12, 2020 – The National Weather Service – Jacksonville is reporting a chance of severe weather in the Santa Fe College service district of Alachua and Bradford counties. Although at this point, most of the inclement weather appears to be to the north of the service district, heavy rains and gusty winds are expected … Continue reading Possible Severe Weather Monday in SF Service District